Request for testers

Dirk Hohndel dirk at
Mon Jun 22 09:28:43 PDT 2020

BTW, Lubomir was able to test and responded on the GitHub PR that for him this works. So I have high hopes that this will work for you as well.
If you have the time, I would REALLY appreciate a second test, though.


> On Jun 22, 2020, at 9:23 AM, Dirk Hohndel via subsurface <subsurface at> wrote:
> Now comes the important question. If you try the OSTCs again, but in the Download UI select the "BLE only" option, does it still work? The way to do this is to switch "Bluetooth mode" in the "Remove Bluetooth device selection" dialog to "Force LE".
> IIRC the OSTCs are both dual stack BT & BLE dive computers. And it's the BLE part that failed for me when I tested this here :-(
> /D
>> On Jun 22, 2020, at 6:28 AM, Jason Bramwell via subsurface <subsurface at <mailto:subsurface at>> wrote:
>> Petrel has Bluetooth connectivity and it’s downloading information but it says error parsing the header for each of the dives. This has not been used for a very long time and has had firmware updated multiple times since it was last used so this is possible a red herring.
>> OSTC Plus-Sport didn’t want to connect initially but after I removed the pairing I had on the computer from previously it paired up and downloaded fine.
>> OSTC Plus-Tech paired up and downloaded fine (this is newer than the OSTS Plus with sport firmware so it hadn’t been paired previously).
>> Upon retrying the download from both the OSTC’s they download straight away without having to mess about at all.
>> JB
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